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A display that was part of a travelling exhibit of the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta.

Alberta’s registered nurses mark a century of service with travelling historical display

Posted on 25 May 2016 by Editor | Comments (0)

A century of registered nursing in Alberta was celebrated Wednesday in Fort Macleod. The College and Association of Registered Nurses…Continue Reading

Traditional drumming and singing accompanied the grand entry.

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Medicine wheel is focus of Piikani parent conference

Posted on 25 May 2016 by admin | Comments (0)

Parents and grandparents went to school Friday on the Piikani Nation. They were taking part in the 2016 parent conference at Piikani Nation Secondary School. The conference had the theme “Healthy Minds, Healthy Communities, Healthy Families and Healthy Schools.” “The theme of this year’s conference is focusing on the medicine wheel,” principal Crystal Good Rider…Continue Reading


‘Love That Fiddle’ will take people back to a simpler time

Posted on 25 May 2016 by Editor | Comments (0)

Scott Woods and his fiddle return to Fort Macleod on Saturday, June 4 for the eighth straight year, bringing an…Continue Reading

Everyone has a role in keeping community safe

Posted on 25 May 2016 by admin | Comments (0)

GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR – FORT MACLEOD CRIME PREVENTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE Fort Macleod Crime Prevention Advisory Committee wants to remind everyone that…Continue Reading

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W.A. Day school student initiates Fort McMurray fund-raiser

Posted on 18 May 2016 by Editor | Comments (0)

A Grade 4 student at W.A. Day school in Fort Macleod initiated a fund-raising project to support students at Fort McMurray. Peyton Wallin, 10, was watching the morning television news earlier this month and witnessed the devastation as a wildfire swept through Fort McMurray. Peyton arrived at W.A. Day school that morning, wanting to do…Continue Reading

Free naloxone kits are now available at pharmacies.

Province expands access to naloxone, opioid treatment

Posted on 18 May 2016 by staff | Comments (0)

Albertans can now get free take-home naloxone kits from pharmacies without a prescription. The province is also providing $3-million to…Continue Reading

Fort Macleod town council recently joined Alberta's Promise, a group dedicated to making this province the best place to raise a child. Back row, from left: Coun. Keith Trowbridge, Coun. Gord Wolstenholme, Coun. Mike Collar, Coun. Trish Hoskin and Coun. Michael Dyck. Front row, from left: Mayor Rene Gendre and Deputy Mayor Brent Feyter.

Fort Macleod joins Alberta’s Promise

Posted on 18 May 2016 by Editor | Comments (0)

Fort Macleod cares about the children in its community. The Town of Fort Macleod will have support in that commitment…Continue Reading

F.P. Walshe reunion attracts former students from two decades to Fort Macleod

Posted on 18 May 2016 by Editor | Comments (0)

F.P. Walshe school will be the focus on June 10-12. More than 500 people who attended the Fort Macleod school…Continue Reading


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Empress Theatre Society chooses classic ‘The Wizard of Oz’ for new production

Posted on 11 May 2016 by admin | Comments (1)

The Wizard of Oz comes to the stage of the Empress Theatre this week. The beloved musical is the fourth community theatre production by the Empress Theatre Society, following on the successes of Anne of Green Gables, Nunsense and Chickens. “This particular production truly displays what community theatre is, and everything we wanted to achieve…Continue Reading

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With the final round of applause for The Wizard of Oz echoing, we wondered which was your favourite Empress Theatre musical.

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